The BBC's Biggest Weekend festival in Perth cost taxpayers more than £140,000, it has emerged.
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An action-packed summer of blockbuster events has netted millions of pounds for Perth and Kinross.
Is music festival tourism in Courier Country at saturation point or is there scope for further expansion? Michael Alexander tuned in to find out.
Scottish singer Emeli Sandé is to perform in Perth for the second time in a month.
It was already an unforgettable weekend but now the Scone Palace guest book has a permanent memento of Noel Gallagher's visit - a friendly jibe calling it smaller than the cheeky singer's house.
Perthshire's Scone Palace looks set to become a leading music venue following the success of BBC's Biggest Weekend.
Thousands of people descended on Scone Palace for the biggest event ever to be held at the venue.
Jazz star Jamie Cullum wowed pupils and staff at a Perth school with a thrilling intimate performance ahead of his set at BBC's Biggest Weekend.
Scotland could be hotter than Barcelona, Ibiza and Magaluf with 26C heat forecast for Bank Holiday Weekend
Parts of Scotland could bake in 26C heat this Bank Holiday Weekend - although Tayside and Fife looks likely to miss out on the very best of the conditions.
Perth traders say they will be badly hit by an extensive programme of road closures during the BBC's Biggest Weekend festival.